Injuries are to be expected in sports, especially where physical contact is part of the game, such as in rugby or football.
There’s always some risk involved when playing any sport and everyone participating will be aware of the possibility of being injured during a game or match and accept it as just another part of the game.
Tensions can often run high and sometimes an injury to a player may be more than just as a result of the rough and tumble of sport.
If you have been deliberately injured by a competitor and have suffered as a result, then you may be able to claim for sports compensation. Your first reaction may be to shrug off the incident, but if your injury means you’ve had to take time off work or it’s had an adverse affect on your life, you may want to think again.
If your injury was caused through someone else’s recklessness then you deserve to make a claim for sports compensation.
Making a successful claim for compensation following a sport injury can be difficult. If you have been injured in a car accident or accident at work because of someone else’s negligence, making a claim is pretty straightforward. In sports’ injuries, however, it’s not always easy to prove your injury was because of malicious or hostile intent rather than just part of the game. This is when you need expert advice.
At Accident Advice Helpline, we are experienced in helping clients in this situation. We are here to guide you through the process of making a claim for compensation. Call 0800 689 0500 from a landline or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone to speak to one of our experienced advisors.
Our specially trained solicitors have many years of experience in helping people get sports compensation because of an injury sustained through someone else’s recklessness. Established in 2000, we are recommended by consumer champion Dame Esther Rantzen. Our in-house solicitors will work on your behalf on a 100% no-win, no-fee basis, so you have nothing to lose whatever the outcome of any claim you decided to make.
To find out how much you could claim for your injury you can take the 30-second test on our website or simply contact one of our advisors who will be happy to tell you how to go about making a claim, with no obligation on your part to proceed. All compensation claims have time limits though, so don’t leave it too late to make your claim, give us a call today.
Date Published: 27th June 2014
Author: Jan Newell